Essex v Kent
County Championship 1900
VenueCounty Ground, Leyton on 26th, 27th, 28th July 1900 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEssex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresJ Phillips, WAJ West
Close of play day 1Essex (1) 380/2 (Perrin 170*, McGahey 117*)
Close of play day 2Kent (1) 5/0 (Burnup 1*, Marsham 4*)

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*HGP Owenc Blaker b Bradley15      
HA Carpenterc Blaker b Bradley59      
PA Perrinc Day b Mason205      
CP McGaheyc Marsham b Mason142      
CJ Kortrightrun out1      
W Reevesc Burnup b Mason24      
AP Lucasc Blaker b Mason32      
CP Buckenhamb Mason2      
+TM Russellc Weigall b Mason27      
W Meadc Murrell b Bradley15      
HI Youngnot out0      
Extras(21 b, 4 lb, 1 nb, 3 w)29
Total(all out, 168.3 overs)551
Fall of wickets:
1-21, 2-116, 3-439, 4-441, 5-441, 6-496, 7-501, 8-512, 9-551, 10-551 (168.3 ov)
Kent bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Blythe39   81030--
Mason30   411661-
Fielder20   8400--
Burnup22   26901-
Murrell6   1340--
Day6   21201-

Kent first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CJ Burnupc Owen b Mead53      
CHB Marshamc Carpenter b Reeves17      
PC Bakerc Reeves b Mead5      
SH Daynot out50      
*JR Masonc Carpenter b Young19      
RNR Blakerb Young8      
GJV Weigallb Mead0      
+HR Murrellc Russell b Mead0      
A Fielderb Mead0      
C Blythec Kortright b Mead0      
WM Bradleyc Russell b Young5      
Extras(3 b, 1 nb)4
Total(all out, 57.5 overs)161
Fall of wickets:
1-40, 2-57, 3-110, 4-137, 5-145, 6-148, 7-148, 8-148, 9-154, 10-161 (57.5 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Mead28   11656--
Reeves5   1261--
Carpenter6   1260-1

Kent second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
CJ Burnupc Reeves b Mead28      
SH Dayst Russell b Mead46      
PC Bakernot out18      
CHB Marshamnot out4      
*JR Masondid not bat      
RNR Blakerdid not bat      
GJV Weigalldid not bat      
+HR Murrelldid not bat      
A Fielderdid not bat      
C Blythedid not bat      
WM Bradleydid not bat      
Extras(8 b)8
Total(2 wickets, 54 overs)104
Fall of wickets:
1-56, 2-80
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Mead22   11432--
Young5   340--
Reeves9   6100--
Carpenter5   2140--
Buckenham13   7250--

--> HA Carpenter (1) passed 5000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 26
--> PA Perrin (1) passed his previous highest score of 196 in County Championship matches
--> PA Perrin (1) passed his previous highest score of 196 in first-class matches
--> PA Perrin (1) passed 5000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 83
--> CP McGahey (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 130
--> CP McGahey (1) passed 5000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 48
--> CP McGahey (1) passed 5500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 9
--> A Fielder made his debut in County Championship matches
--> A Fielder made his debut in first-class matches
--> W Mead reached 500 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Kent first innings

The Essex innings lasted seven and a half hours. Perrin scored 22 fours in his 205 which lasted 345 minutes. McGahey's 142 took 260 minutes and included 14 fours. Together they added 323 for the 3rd wicket in 255 minutes. There was no play after 3.00pm on the second day





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